If you'd like to understand more about Mars and the
science behind Beagle 2 and other missions, then a new
Open University short course is designed to do just
S198 - Exploring Mars:
Beagle 2 and the Search for Life
will give you a better understanding of Mars and allow
you to follow developments in the European Space Agency's
Mars Express / Beagle 2 mission and NASA's two Mars
rover missions as these spacecraft arrive at Mars over
the next few months.
course is designed for people with little or no experience
of scientific study. All you need is a keen interest
in space exploration, Beagle 2 and other missions, and,
of course, the planet Mars!
Open University offers a number of other relevant courses.
Please see the Other
Courses section for more information.